Plant in partial shade in moist, organic, acidic soil. Very cold hardy.
Plants have beautiful smooth grey bark and excellent growth form. 4 to 8-inch, bell-shaped, fragrant, white flowers with showy yellow stamen hang on long racemes in mid-May.
No major pests or diseases.
Used as a medium to large specimen or lawn tree.
Planted nearly twenty years ago, our plant is roughly 20 feet tall with similar spread.